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The American driving public has high expectations of road conditions during winter months, and state and local transportation agencies work…
September 08, 2021
Most heavy highway projects are constructed by teams of contractors with each team member specializing in various disciplines. The prime contractor…
July 07, 2021
Model Linda Evangelista famously declared that when it comes to fashion supermodels, “We don’t wake up for less than $10,000 a day.” Car modeling has…
July 07, 2021
The U.S. faces an unprecedented challenge in maintaining and rehabilitating its aging transportation infrastructure. Agencies in every state are…
May 05, 2021
Infrastructure—in both language and concept, in common understanding—has traditionally been associated with physical assets. And this is our…
May 05, 2021
A study recommended using a remotely operated, sensor-equipped unmanned surface vessel (USV) to support the Michigan DOT’s bridge inspections.
A study recommended using a remotely operated, sensor-equipped unmanned surface vessel (USV) to support the Michigan DOT’s bridge inspections. All photos: Michigan DOT
Michigan wants all of its bridges to be on solid footing. In 2019, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) commissioned a study to look at…
May 05, 2021
The Third Avenue bridge connecting downtown Minneapolis to the city’s northeast side needed rehabilitation. Everyone agreed on that—but the bridge…
May 05, 2021
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